Former BBNaija Season 6 housemate, Ikechukwu Sunday Okonkwo, better known as Cross has thanked the organisers of the TV reality show for upgrading his status and bringing him to the limelight.
The 31-year-old reality star also gave them kudos for allowing him to enjoy the dividends of being a celebrity.
Cross made this known in a recent social media post where he confessed to enjoying the bounties of being a celebrity, noting it was sweet to be one.
In the now-viral post, he disclosed that his bill was paid by a couple who recognised him at a contemporary restaurant in Lagos, where he was at with some friends.
According to the BBNaija star, the gesture came about because his participation in the TV reality show made him a known figure.
“This celebrity thing sweet ooo. Dey circa with my friend Dey chop. A man with his wife saw me and said hi. When it’s time to pay the bill. The waiter said my bill has been taken care of. Thank you @BBNaija,” the entertainer wrote.
Cross, who is a fitness enthusiast, entrepreneur and model, came into the limelight following his participation in the 2001 edition of Big Brother Naija (Season 6).
He is popular for sharing his lifestyle pictures on Instagram.